Training

Library Training

Seminars

Database training and seminars may be offered from time to time by vendors. All staff and students are welcome to join in.

 






Grove Music Online and Oxford History of Western Music

Oxford University Press (OUP) is the world's leading university press with the widest global presence. Its academic publishing programme serves scholars, teachers and researchers, publishing important and rigorous research and scholarship across subject areas stretching from History to Life Sciences to Economics.

This Oxford University Press Music session will cover:

  1. Overview of Grove Music Online and Oxford History of Western Music
  2. Key features and updated tools and resources
  3. Online demo of the two online resources/case studies

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Click here Grove Music Online and Oxford History of Western Music 14 March 2024
Thursday 
12:30 - 13:30 Ms. Chen Zhou, Regional Customer Training and Implementation Manager, East Asia and ANZ from Oxford University Press Lecture Room, Music Library, 11/F Run Run Shaw Tower   click here to download ics file





Oxford Bibliographies and Oxford Handbooks

Oxford University Press (OUP) is the world's leading university press with the widest global presence. Its academic publishing programme serves scholars, teachers and researchers, publishing important and rigorous research and scholarship across subject areas stretching from History to Life Sciences to Economics.

This Oxford Online Resources session will cover:

  1. Overview of Oxford Bibliographies and Oxford Handbooks and mapping these subscribed products in student's study and research journey
  2. Online demo some of Oxford Bibliographies and Oxford Handbooks Online
  3. Suggested reading materials from Oxford University Press on academic writing and publishing

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Click here Oxford Bibliographies and Oxford Handbooks 13 March 2024
Wednesday 
12:30 - 13:30 Ms. Chen Zhou, Regional Customer Training and Implementation Manager, East Asia and ANZ from Oxford University Press Seminar Room, G/F Main Library  click here to download ics file





Oxford English Dictionary

Oxford University Press (OUP) is the world's leading university press with the widest global presence. Its academic publishing programme serves scholars, teachers and researchers, publishing important and rigorous research and scholarship across subject areas stretching from History to Life Sciences to Economics.

This Oxford English Dictionary session will cover:

  1. A virtual tour of the Oxford English Dictionary
  2. Navigating an entry to get historical data, with examples
  3. Using features such as advanced search, and the Historical Thesaurus to uncover the hidden riches of the Oxford English Dictionary
  4. An overview of the Oxford English Dictionary’s teaching resources, and ideas for how to use them in lectures

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Click here Oxford English Dictionary 12 March 2024
Tuesday 
12:30 - 13:30 Ms. Chen Zhou, Regional Customer Training and Implementation Manager, East Asia and ANZ from Oxford University Press Seminar Room, G/F Main Library   click here to download ics file





Understanding Mental Health: Cultivating Resilience

The talk will address the identification of common mental illnesses, the significant impact these conditions can have on individuals, and the crucial connection between mental health and suicide-related behaviours. Furthermore, our speaker will impart valuable strategies for nurturing positive mental resilience.

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Click here Understanding Mental Health: Cultivating Resilience 29 February 2024
Thursday 
12:30 - 13:30 Ms. Yolina Siu, Certified Counsellor, HKJC Centre for Suicide Research and Prevention Multi-purpose Area, 2/F, Main Library  click here to download ics file